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Spartech Corporation (NYSE:SEH)
EV/EBITDA
0.00 (As of Today)

EV/EBITDA ratio is calculated as enterprise value divided by its EBITDA. As of today, Spartech Corporation's enterprise value is $465 Mil. Spartech Corporation's earnings before depreciation and amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2012 was $47 Mil. Therefore, Spartech Corporation's EV/EBITDA ratio for today is 0.00.

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

As of today, Spartech Corporation's stock price is $0.00. Spartech Corporation's earnings per share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2012 was $0.09. Therefore, Spartech Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is 0.00.

The "classic" EV/EBITDA ratio is much better in capturing debt and net cash than the P/E Ratio.


Definition

Spartech Corporation's EV/EBITDA for today is calculated as:

EV/EBITDA=Enterprise Value (Today)/Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization (TTM)
=464.974/47.256
=9.84

Spartech Corporation's current Enterprise Value is $465 Mil.
Spartech Corporation's Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2012 was 7.701 (Jan. 2012 ) + 16.747 (Apr. 2012 ) + 12.553 (Jul. 2012 ) + 10.255 (Oct. 2012 ) = $47 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.


Explanation

EV/EBITDA (Enterprise value/EBITDA) is a valuation multiple used in finance and investment to measure the value of a company. This important multiple is often used in conjunction with, or as an alternative to, the P/E Ratio to determine the fair market value of a company.

Spartech Corporation's P/E Ratio for today is calculated as:

P/E Ratio=Share Price (Today)/Earnings Per Share (TTM)
=0.00/0.089
=0.00

Spartech Corporation's share price for today is $0.00.
Spartech Corporation's Earnings Per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Oct. 2012 was -0.07 (Jan. 2012 ) + 0.12 (Apr. 2012 ) + 0.06 (Jul. 2012 ) + -0.021 (Oct. 2012 ) = $0.09.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Study has found that the companies with the lowest EV/EBITDA outperforms companies measured as cheap by other ratios such as P/E Ratio.

Please read Which price ratio outperforms the enterprise multiple?


Related Terms

Enterprise Value, Earnings Before Depreciation and Amortization, P/E Ratio


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their own currency.

Spartech Corporation Annual Data

Oct03Oct04Oct05Oct06Oct07Oct08Oct09Oct10Oct11Oct12
ev2ebitda 8.253.752.668.777.110.006.980.0024.378.43

Spartech Corporation Quarterly Data

Jul10Oct10Jan11Apr11Jul11Oct11Jan12Apr12Jul12Oct12
ev2ebitda 8.990.000.000.000.0024.3725.6521.0426.988.43
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